Schill Ranch 216+/- Acre Almond Orchard
Location: From Highway 99 north of Chico, CA go west on Cana Road. Head west for 3 miles. The property will be on the right hand (north) side of the road as you cross the railroad tracks.
APN#: Butte County Assessor Parcel Numbers: 047-080-005
Use: The property is currently being farmed to almonds
Soils: The orchard is primarily comprised of Class II Soils. Please see the attached soils map for more info.
Irrigation: The orchard is irrigated by 4-125HP wells. The orchard is on solid set irrigation. The entire ranch can be irrigated in two sets.
Solar: The orchard has a solar system located on the NW corner of the property. The irrigation costs are minimal as the solar system pays for the PG&E electrical usage.
Varieties & Ages: 90 Acres Planted in 2005: 50% Non-Pareil, 18% Winters, 16% Wood Colony, 16% Price
100 Acres Planted between 2001-2006: 66% Non-Pareil, 17% Carmel, 17% Price
16 Acres Planted in 2002: 50% Price, 50% Carmel
Taxes: The property is enrolled in the Williamson Act. The property taxes will remain low at the close of escrow.
Price: $7,560,000 or $35,000 per acre
Comments: This beautiful orchard has been farmed with production in mind. The farmer/owner has never spared any expenses to assure quality. It is located in a very desirable part of Butte County in an area of progressive farmers. Orchards of this size, quality, and location seldom come up for sale. Please call Charter Realty for a private showing!